WATCH: Video of President Kenyatta showing off his rugby skills goes viral
22 April 2016, 10:58
Nairobi - A video of President Uhuru Kenyatta showing off his rugby skills went viral on social media Thursday evening.
Uhuru was hosting the Kenya Sevens team at State House following their historic win in the Singapore sevens tournament Sunday.
In the video, Kenya Sevens Captain Andrew Amonde lifts Uhuru Kenyatta for a mock line-out through the help of William Ambaka, and the president passes the ball to Collins Injera.
The president announced KES 10 million reward to the team for their first ever world series victory.
“This winning team shall receive KES 10 million from the government,” he said.
Kenyans took to social media to congratulate the President on his rugby prowess and thanks him for recognising the efforts of the Sevens team.
Here are some of the tweets:
Watch video of the line out here: